Darjeeling fondly known as the queen of hills is in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is noted for its tea industries, the beautiful view of Kanchenjunga, the world’s third highest mountain and the Himalayan Railway, a unesco world heritage site (popularly known as the toy train) The DHR Darjeeling Himalayan Railway) started its journey in 1881.
The list of best places one can visit in Darjeeling.
Darjeeling Himalayan Railways: it is the most famous attraction for visitors in Darjeeling is the DHR also known as the toy train built in the year 1881 and was declared as the world heritage site by UNESCO, making it the second railway in the world to have such an honor after Semmering Railway, Astralia you can go for “Joy of ride” in DHR.
Padmaji Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park: it is spread in to the area of 67.56. It is famous for red Panda and snow leopards breeding program. Some of the rare and enlarged species in the zoo are snow leopards red pandas, salamander, Tibetan wolf, Himalayan mountain goat and Siberian Tigers.
Tiger Hill: it is the most famous peaks in Darjeeling and best known for trekking destination. Its peaks offer some of the most marvelous views of Kanchenjunga and Mt Everest.it is the best place to the sun rise in the morning.
Batasia loop: The Batasia Loop can be visited when the famous Toy Train makes its way across a looped track. The place is famous housing a Gorkha War Memorial and while in the Toy Train you can witness a 360 degrees view of Darjeeling.
Japanese Peace Pogada: It is built during 1885 by a Japanese Monk Fuji. It is beautiful white structure with golden colored sculptures. The Structure is 23 sq. meter wide and 28.5 meters high.
Happy valley tea estate
Rock Garden and Gangamaya
HMI (Himalayan Mountaineering Institute)